BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- Anthony Ireland scored 26 points to lead Loyola Marymount to a 76-73 win over Cal State Bakersfield on Saturday night.
Ireland also had a team-high nine rebounds and seven assists. Three other players scored in double figures. Chase Flint had 12 points and Ashley Hamilton and Nick Stover each had 10 for the Lions (2-1).
Loyola Marymount led 39-35 at halftime.
Cal State Bakersfield shot 26 of 52 from the field.
The Roadrunners, a Division I independent, will join the Western Athletic Conference next season.
Maryland point guard Melo Trimble has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return to College Park for his junior season, sources told ESPN.
Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku, who recently underwent a medical procedure to correct a heart rhythm issue detected during the combine, will keep his name in the NBA draft pool.
Andrew White III will return to the Nebraska men's basketball team next season after removing his name from the NBA draft.